Let's see if anyone can guess the date on this very old copy of Harper's I uncovered at the bookstore. You get two clues- both advertisements- in addition to the cover.
Clue #1: An advertisement for a telephone company.
Clue #1: An advertisement for General Electric.
A close-up of the "Man of War" ad.
Another close-up of the "Man of War" ad.
It kind of makes me wonder what the kids were learning in school at the time. How were these events being framed? How do these frameworks affect the present? Am I the only one who ponders such things? Is it frivolous to wonder?